Galatians/Thessalonians

Galatians/Thessalonians

by John Fenton
     
 

Written with Paul's characteristic energy and passion, the letters to the churches in Galatia and Thessalonica addressed different and specific problems arising in the new congregations of believers. While the Galatians wrestled with the relationship between Jewish law and Christian teaching, the Thessalonians were confused about the imminence (or otherwise) of Christ…  See more details below

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Written with Paul's characteristic energy and passion, the letters to the churches in Galatia and Thessalonica addressed different and specific problems arising in the new congregations of believers. While the Galatians wrestled with the relationship between Jewish law and Christian teaching, the Thessalonians were confused about the imminence (or otherwise) of Christ's return. In answering these issues, Paul teaches how Christians should seek to live: celebrating their freedom while mindful of the call to holiness.

"The People's Bible Commentary" takes a daily readings approach that brings together both personal devotion and reflective study. Combining the latest scholarship with straightforward language and a reverent attitude to Scripture, it aims to instruct the head and warm the heart. There is a two page spread on each Bible passage

helpful introduction with background for the specific biblical text

a notes section at the end

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781841010120
Publisher:
Mainstream Publishing Company, Limited
Publication date:
02/01/2003
Series:
People's Bible Commentary Ser.
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.12(w) x 7.80(h) x (d)

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